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Learning Exercise

Material: Molecular Expressions -- Exploring the world of optics and microscopy
Submitted by: Barbra Bied Sperling on Jun 26, 2005
Date Last Modified: Jun 17, 2008
Title: Microscope Simulation
Description: Simulate the use of a microscope and the concept of magnification.
Type of Task: Team
Time Required 10 min. - 50 min.
Course: Life Science, Botany, Biology
Audience: College General Ed, Grade School, High School, Middle School
Learning Objectives: Student will become familiar with magnification and the use of a microscope.
Technical Notes: This assingment can be used to introduce the microscope. If you do not have access to a microscope, do not worry, this site is very rich in content.
Text of Learning Exercise: Students will use this site to view certain items magnified.
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